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HIV

Cuba first to ​end mother-to-child transmission of HIV, an important victory in fight against AIDS

Cuba first to ​end mother-to-child transmission of HIV, an important victory in fight against AIDS

Cuba on Tuesday earned the distinction of becoming the first country to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of the HIV virus, an achievement that global public health officials said they hoped would inspire others to invest in campaigns and policies to try to do the same.

With HIV regime-change ruse in Cuba, another black eye for USAID

With HIV regime-change ruse in Cuba, another black eye for USAID

It’s been a rough few years for the United States Agency for International Development in Latin America. The latest misstep is the AP story it backed a program in Cuba that brought Latin American youth to the island in an alleged effort to stir up political dissent.

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